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Blue Throated or Redeared Conure - Pyrrhura Conures Pyrrhura Cruentata Bird

Blue Throated or Redeared Conure Pyrrhura Conures

Notable traits of the Blue Throated or Redeared Conure Bird: Pyrrhura Conures (Pyrrhura Cruentata)
Latin Name: Pyrrhura Cruentata
Common Name: Blue Throated or Redeared Conure
Description: This colourful parakeet is a predominantly green bird with conspicuous red patches on its belly, rump, and shoulder and before, below and behind the eye. The crown is dark brown to blackish, becoming mottled on the nape of the neck, and there is a broad, bright blue bib on the chest, extending thinly around the back of the neck to form a faint collar. The outer primaries are blue, and the tail is olive-green above, and brownish red below.
Gender Determination: Not visible must be done by DNA
Trainability: Very Good Make Great Pets
Length: 30cm (11.7 in)
Average Lifespan: 25 years
Average Weight: 90g (3.1 oz)
Diet: Pellets, Vegitables, Pasta, Fruit, and some seed
Housing: Min 22 x 22 x 26 inches
Loudness: Quiet, but have to be careful in Apt/Condo
Talking Ability: Limited talkers
Notes: lively parakeet soon becoming confiding; hardy and not susceptible; occasionally loud, especially in morning and evening.
These birds have been vaccinated for the polyoma virus. It is crucial for young birds to be protected as they have little to no immune system for their first year of life. Just as people, cats, dogs are vaccinated, we use vaccines to substantially decrease the incidence of disease in birds. By doing this we have developed a positive reputation that separates us from the "birdie mills" that do not aspire to the same standards. We have a vet on the premises bi-weekly that administer this vaccine and monitors our babies and flock.
Breeding Notes: Blue Throated Conure are not hard to breed once a compatible pair has been found. They like seclusion and need there space when nesting and will abandon the nest if bothered to much.

Incubation Time:
22 days

Fledging Age:
7-8 weeks

Hatch Weight:
5-6g
CITES Rating:
Appendix I
Age of Maturity: 3
Breeding Life: 18
Nest: L-Box 8 x16 inches
Breeding Aviculture: Yes But Not Easy
Average Clutch Size: 3-6
Habitat: Eastern Brazil from southern Bahia south to Rio de Janeiro Found up to m ft occasionally m
References: PelletTreatToy
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